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Susan Granger

Susan Granger
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
7/10 No Score Yet The House of Tomorrow (2018) Insightful and intriguing coming-of-age comedic drama...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2018
7/10 68% Finding Your Feet (2018) Aimed at a senior citizen audience, this high-spirited British comedy relies on sassy, solid performances and a stunning final shot.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
5/10 34% I Feel Pretty (2018) After an early 'powerhouse' scene in front of the mirror, it becomes shallow, superficial sludge, squandering Amy Schumer's exuberant talent.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2018
5/10 50% Rampage (2018) It's Godzilla on steroids!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2018
4/10 78% Beirut (2018) Charismatic Jon Hamm is such a good actor that it's a shame his considerable talents are wasted on this frustrating, murky, disjointed political thriller that looks as if it was filmed in a bunker. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2018
8/10 95% A Quiet Place (2018) Eerie and angst-riddled, it's a tour-de-force for John Krasinksi and an unsettling, totally different kind of creature feature.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2018
6/10 82% Blockers (2018) Sporadically bawdy, it's a sloppy, sanitized sex comedy in which the young women make their own decisions.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2018
6/10 79% Unsane (2018) Experimental and absurdly contrived, it evokes a creepy kind of claustrophobic suspense.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2018
8/10 90% Isle of Dogs (2018) Admirably idiosyncratic - thanks to its timely, politically provocative, fascistic undertones.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2018
5/10 77% Chappaquiddick (2018) This pulpy, procedural, even methodical melodrama is infuriating, revealing how 'justice' is very different for the rich and powerful.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2018
6/10 96% The Death of Stalin (2018) It may be savagely satirical but it's not very funny.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2018
8/10 73% Ready Player One (2018) Overstuffed, escapist action adventure, brimming with flashy eye candy and fantastic fanboy ferocity.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2018
4/10 20% Sherlock Gnomes (2018) Elton John's punny sequel is flimsy and forgettable. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle must be spinning in his grave.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2018
5/10 43% Pacific Rim Uprising (2018) Mindless, metallic mayhem...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2018
7/10 100% A River Below (2017) Challenging, provocative and fascinating as it questions how media activism affects social change.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2018
4/10 57% The Boy Downstairs (2018) The problem with awkward, indecisive, ordinary people is that they're dull to watch - and Sophie Brooks' low-key rom-com hits all the boring buttons.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2018
7/10 92% Love, Simon (2018) Sweetly sincere and sensitive, it's a timely, yet different coming-of-age story.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2018
8/10 94% A Fantastic Woman (Una mujer fantástica) (2018) Empathetic and ethically compelling, it's tender and well-timed.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2018
6/10 49% Tomb Raider (2018) Although Alicia Vikander is feisty and fit-as-a-fiddle, its sprawling plot is Inconsistently, often nonsensically scripted - with several cliffhanging CG action pieces but little else .‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
5/10 52% The Forgiven (2018) Despite superb performances by Forest Whitaker and Eric Bana, it is overly formal & stylized, better suited to the stage.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
5/10 39% A Wrinkle in Time (2018) Family-friendly, yet frustrating, it's a psychedelic, self-empowering trip.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2018
3/10 17% Death Wish (2018) What to do with this tepid, ill-timed, trigger-happy thriller? Bury it!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
6/10 61% Every Day (2018) Strange, bittersweet adolescent fantasy, examining the poignant limits of possibility.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2018
7/10 47% Red Sparrow (2018) Jennifer Lawrence delivers another audacious performance in this skewed, exploitative espionage thriller.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2018
6/10 87% Annihilation (2018) Sinister, shimmering sci-fi thriller that challenges audiences with cosmic molecular science....‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2018
6/10 67% The Pirates of Somalia (2017) Simplistic dramedy. enhanced by another superb performance by Barkhad Abdi...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2018
6/10 82% Early Man (2018) Silly and derivative, it's a bit of a primeval disappointment.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2018
5/10 25% The 15:17 to Paris (2018) An authentic, somewhat tedious re-enactment of a historical event that was ripped from the headlines.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2018
3/10 14% Winchester (2018) Tedious Gothic ghost story that turns out to be a misfire...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2018
8/10 96% Black Panther (2018) A powerful, new Marvel superhero arrives in an exciting, exhilarating, socially relevant, Afro-futurist origin story..‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
6/10 62% Peter Rabbit (2018) Transformed into a 'hip' hybrid live-action/animated adventure, Peter and his pals find their scampering gets a bit strained, as the silly slapstick gets a bit too sadistic.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
2/10 13% Fifty Shades Freed (2018) Tiresome conclusion that's particularly ill-timed with the focus on female empowerment in #MeToo and #Time'sUp.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2018
5/10 54% 12 Strong (2018) Ferociously formulaic war film, filled with fiery action, procedural frustration and inevitable anguish.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2018
4/10 41% Den of Thieves (2018) A long, loud, logistical crime caper that curdles...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
5/10 42% Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) A frenzied, simplistic finale, featuring fearless teenagers who turn out to be the world's last best hope...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
7/10 83% Letters From Baghdad (2017) Vividly insightful, it's the timely, true story of an intrepid explorer, the strong-willed woman who influenced Middle Eastern history in the early 1900s. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
8/10 89% The Insult (L'insulte) (2018) A tense courtroom thriller, revolving around the notion of sincerity versus stability.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2018
4/10 28% Proud Mary (2018) Talented Taraji P. Henson deserves a better franchise.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2018
8/10 100% Paddington 2 (2018) Adorable, thoroughly enjoyable sequel, reinforcing the sublime belief: "If you're kind and polite, the world will be right."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2018
4/10 6% Hangman (2017) Al Pacino wastes his time/talent in this forgettable whodunit wound around a rotten riddle...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2018
6/10 91% Phantom Thread (2018) Strange, shallow, bizarrely superficial Gothic romance, despite charismatic Daniel Day-Lewis's immersive performance.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2018
7/10 78% All the Money in the World (2017) Suspenseful thriller/character study, featuring a smoldering, persuasive performance by Christopher Plummer.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jan 5, 2018
7/10 76% Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) A spirited, fun-filled adventure that should appeal to the whole family...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2017
5/10 51% Downsizing (2017) Really disappointing or, as one wag quipped, 'Honey, they shrunk the fun!'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2017
6/10 56% The Greatest Showman (2017) Starry-eyed and showy, it's splashy and synthetic‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2017
6/10 34% The Leisure Seeker (2018) Gentle, bittersweet journey - notable for its fine performances.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2017
7/10 80% Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Annette Bening delivers a powerhouse performance, as does Jamie Bell. It's subtly poignant, another Tinseltown tragedy.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2017
6/10 73% Hostiles (2018) Savage and sorrowful, perhaps igniting a conversation about how two opposing forces can come together and move forward in peace and harmony - for the betterment of humanity.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2017
10/10 91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Rian Johnson's spectacular expansion of George Lucas' galactic adventure franchise is everything you want it to be - and more. What a great holiday gift for moviegoers! May the Force Be With You...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2017
6/10 76% Last Flag Flying (2017) Somber and sorrowful...instead of sentimentality, it's thought-provoking, a very different kind of war film...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2017